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Entries Tagged ‘Fantasy’

Disney’s New Cinderella is an Enchanting Retelling of a Classic Fairy Tale

This is a guest post by Emma Kliethermes. Disney’s live action remake of the beloved fairy tale Cinderella in all was not only a fitting tribute to the animated Disney classic, but also a more developed story that captivates the audience, both young and old.  Kenneth Branagh’s take on the well-known tale is charming and magical […]

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Beasts of the Southern Wild: Less Film, More Experience

This is a guest post by Jordan Mendys. Beasts of the Southern Wild is the first feature of director Benh Zeitlin, and to simply call this a film is an understatement. Taking place in The Bathtub, a Delta community, this film is the story of 6 year old Hushpuppy searching for her mom in the […]

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The Halloween That Almost Wasn’t

‘Tis the season!  The season for witches and brews, screams and boos…  (that’s boos.  Not booze.  Unless of course, you’re one of those that likes to spike your pumpkin juice!)

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Green Lantern

Green Lantern is based on the comic book series of the same name, about test pilot Hal Jordan who inherits a powerful green ring and green lantern and transforms into a superhero.

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Tooth Fairy

Tooth Fairy is about a successful hockey player that is summoned to serve time as a real life tooth fairy.

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Thor

Thor is the movie based on the comic book hero. Golden hair, sparkling blue eyes, rippling muscles, has a hammer that commands the atmosphere… yep… that one. Thor is banished to Earth to learn a few lessons about becoming a worthy God.

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Pan’s Labyrinth

Pan’s Labyrinth is about a young girl that escapes her father’s brutal world into a fantastical world full of bizarre and mystical creatures.

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Lady In The Water

Lady In The Water is about a maintenance man that finds a mysterious girl in the pool at his apartment complex.

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Beastly

Beastly is a modernized version of the classic fairy tale “Beauty and the Beast.”

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Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole is an excellent computer animated fantasy movie about a young owl who joins in a mythic fight between the evil “Pure Ones” and the good “Guardians.”

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